- Can I use a credit card in Palau?
Credit cards are accepted at some establishments in Koror (and at a few places on Peleliu) but can attract a transaction fee.
- Are there ATMs available in Palau?
There are Bank of Hawaii, Bank of Guam and Bank Pacific ATMs in Koror, which can be used for international withdrawals.
- Is it difficult to exchange currency in Palau?
Currency exchange in Palau is limited so it may help to bring some USD in cash with you.
Buy US Dollars for Palau Travel
How much would you like?= USD=1 AUD
The Low Down on Palau Currency
Federal Reserve Bank
|Currency sub unit:|
greenback, buck, dough, green
$1, $2, $5, $10, $20, $50, $100
1¢, 5¢, 10¢, 25¢, 50¢, $1
The official currency used in Palau is the US dollar. The dollar is subdivided into 100 cents.
Palau became a sovereign state as part of the Compact of Free Association with the US in 1994.
The US dollar is used in Palau because Palau did not have an official currency prior.
The most commonly used notes for USD in Palau are the 1, 5, 10, 20, 50 & 100.
What to spend your US dollars on
Daily car rental
Budget hotel room per night
Local restaurant meal
Must-sees in Palau
Buying US dollars online is easy
Order American dollars online, lock in the rate and collect at your local store, at the airport before you fly or have it delivered at home
- 1. Click the ‘Buy US Dollars Now’ button below
And tell us how much you need for your trip.
- 2. Choose how to get it
Get your currency home-delivered or choose to collect at more than 3,600 pick up locations.
- 3. Pay online
You can pay online using either BPAY, Visa or MasterCard®
*Rates are subject to change throughout the day. In-store rates vary compared to online.
**The figures provided are indicative only and are there to provide an idea of the amount of travel money you may need during your trip.
^^Based on mid-market and Travelex Online AUD to FX exchange rates as of the date of the relevant social media post and/or email communication. Rates are subject to change throughout the day. Any rates and savings are quoted as a guide only.
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